January 30, 2015
Greater Media Boston announces WKLB-FM/Country 102.5 has been named among the 50th Annual Academy of Country Music (ACM) Award nominees in the “Country Radio Station of the Year/Major Market” category.
The radio awards will be presented during the annual radio winners reception held the day prior to the ACM Awards telecast, on Saturday, April 18, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. The actual show will take place on Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 8 p.m. (ET) live. It will be co-hosted by Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan.
“All of us at Country 102.5 WKLB are delighted to be nominated for ACM major market station of the year,” said Mike Brophey, program director at WKLB-FM. “We have an especially dedicated and hardworking staff involved in literally hundreds of appearances each year and for our station to be recognized by the Academy of Country Music is truly an honor for our people, and especially in the company of other such prestigious stations. Thank you from all of us at Greater Media!”
“2014 was an incredible year for Country 102.5, which achieved record audience levels while continuing to build on its tradition of delivering money-can’t buy experiences for its listeners and making a difference in the Greater Boston community,” said Rob Williams, vice president and market manager of Greater Media Boston. “Congratulations to Mike Brophey, Ginny Rogers, and their team!”
January 27, 2015
Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood chat with WKLB PD Mike Brophey and WKLB APD/MD Ginny Rogers backstage before Friday night’s show at the TD Garden in Boston.
Garth played 6 shows in Boston over the weeknd including 2 shows on Friday and Saturday nights.